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Colorado Springs Labor Day Lift Off - September 2 - 4, 2017

 

Soar the Skies at Memorial Park!

FREE Admission and Open to the Public

 
41st Anniversary of the Colorado Springs tradition of Hot Air Ballooning on Labor Day weekend!
 
The weekend is loaded with events including:
  • Wings of Blue skydiving demonstrations
  • wakeboarding   exhibitions
  • chainsaw  carving  contest
  • paddle  boarding
  • live entertainment, beer garden
  • donut eating contest
  • Family Fun Zone.
 
**Live bands include Vehicle on Saturday Night and Martini Shot on Sunday Night.
 
Corporate Village 20' x 20' Tent Opportunities Available -
Direct access parking passes, catering options available upon request,prime launch field viewing locations, and more!
 
VOLUNTEERS  NEEDED!
Volunteers are needed for a variety of tasks including: hospitality, entertainment, crew, concessions, etc. - visit LaborDayliftOff.com to sign up & get the behind the scenes scoop on the event.
 
Dunkin Donuts Eating Contest Saturday & Sunday
(Day of Registration Only - ages 5-13 are free; ages 14+ pay $10 entry fee and are eligible for cash prizes.)

 

 

Preliminary Schedule of Events

 

Saturday, September 2

MORNING SESSION

6:00AM - Field & Concessions Open

6:30AM - National Anthem & Presentation of Flag

7:00AM - Balloon "Lift Off" 

8:15AM - Glaser Energy Chainsaw Carving Demonstration & Competition

9:00AM - Dunkin' Donuts Donut Eating Championships

9:45AM - USAFA Wings of Blue Skydive Jumpers

10:00AM - Sports Expositions: Colorado Springs Switchbacks & Zorb Soccer

10:00AM - Wakeboarding/Surf Competitions (all day)

10:00AM - Stand Up Paddleboard Rentals/Yoga Sessions

 EVENING SESSION

3:30PM - Field & Concessions Open

4:00PM - Wakeboarding/Surf Competition Continue

5:30PM - Glaser Energy Chainsaw Carving Demonstration ,Competion & Auction

6:30PM - Live Entertainment - Vehicle

7:30PM - Balloon Glow

10:00PM - Field & Concessions Close

 

 

Sunday, September 3

MORNING SESSION

6:00AM - Field & Concessions Open

6:30AM - National Anthem & Presentation of Flag

7:00AM - Balloon "Lift Off"

8:15AM - Glaser Energy Chainsaw Carving Demonstration & Competition

9:00AM - Dunkin' Donuts Donut Eating Championships

9:30AM - Sports Expositions: Colorado Springs Switchbacks & Zorb Soccer

10:00AM - Wakeboarding/Surf Competitions (all day)

10:00AM - Stand Up Paddleboard Rentals/Yoga Session

EVENING SESSION

3:30PM - Field & Concessions Open

4:00PM - Wakeboarding/Surf Competition Continue

5:00PM - USAFA Wings of Blue Skydive Jumpers

5:45PM - Glaser Energy Chainsaw Carving Demonstration, Competition & Auction

6:45PM - Live Entertainment - The Martini Shot

7:30PM - Balloon Glow

10:00PM - Field & Concessions Close
 

Monday, September 4

MORNING SESSION ONLY

6:00AM - Field & Concessions Open

6:30AM - National Anthem & Presentation of Flag

7:00AM - Balloon "Lift Off"

10:00AM - Field & Concessions Close

 

Get Involved Today! Volunteer HERE
 

CLICK HERE to view Memorial Park map layout.

To learn more about the event please visit: www.LaborDayLiftOff.com.